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The diamonds glitter no more

As night time approaches, the synchronised sounds of the tabla and the jingling ghunghroo reach a crescendo and the high-storey houses, with intricately carved balconies and awning windows, begin dazzling with bright lights. Their windows and doors remain ajar till … Continue reading

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Hira Mandi – place of music, dance and sex trade

A neighborhood in the inner Lahore, Pakistan that is associated with music, dancing and sex trades is called Hira Mandi. There are two argument on the origin of the name of the place. Some believe the area was named after … Continue reading

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